Sometimes, our users ask us if they are able to use their credit cards to invest on our platform. Our sophisticated payments provider, MangoPay, is able to facilitate payment via three methods: debit card; bankwire transfer; and credit card. Our investors are free to use whichever method they like, however we would like to clarify our stance on using credit cards with us. We always do our best to discourage the use of interest-bearing products such as credit cards for a number of reasons. First, as an ethical investment platform, we take pride in offering competitive investment products that are entirely free from debt or … Continue reading Using a Credit Card with Yielders
Recent changes to student visa rules could significantly benefit investors in UK property, strengthening demand for an already highly subscribed asset class. The new rules mean that foreign students will have a two-year period in which to look for employment after receiving their diploma, able to seek employment in any number of the UK’s world-leading industries. The change applies to those starting courses beginning late next year. A number of educational consultancies in traditionally strong feeders of foreign students into the UK such as China and India[i] have reported a flood of enquiries about Undergraduate and Postgraduate applications, showing the UK … Continue reading Student Visa Changes and Demand for Student Property in the UK
The Brexit process has undoubtedly promoted great amount of economic and political uncertainty, which has been priced into the markets as of late. Alternatively, you may have heard warnings of a more widespread recession on the horizon, in an atmosphere … Continue reading Brexit and Yielders
In the UK, when many people think of FinTech, they think of complicated computer algorithms and sprawling investment banks – how could it possibly have anything to do with them? In fact, FinTech is having important impacts on everyone’s lives, … Continue reading The FinTech Revolution
Winner: Yielders, the UK 🏆 This award recognises the most outstanding Islamic crowdfunding finance platform. Includes donation-based platforms, reward-based crowdfunding and equity crowdfunding. One of the most crowded verticals, the Best Islamic Crowdfunding Finance Platform category was a fierce battlefield … Continue reading Best Islamic Crowdfunding Platform
For those of us who have accumulated some savings, the next natural process is to start thinking about spending them, or investing them. You may have stumbled across a property with good potential for a buy-to-let and at sale for … Continue reading How much would it REALLY cost to purchase a buy-to-let property worth £250,000?
The UK’s first FCA regulated, Islamic Fintech platform, Yielders, has been awarded the esteemed Islamic Economy Award in the Money and Finance category as it continues to lead the way with its inclusive and innovative Halal investment platform. The Islamic … Continue reading Shariah-based Fintech firm Yielders is pioneering the growth of Islamic Finance
For over 300 years London has been the home of international risk. It is here where investors, with confidence, have taken advantage of a peerless mix of expertise, talent and innovation. Islamic Finance, or Takaful, has its own impressive history. … Continue reading Rona Fairhead promotes UK as a leading Western hub for Islamic Finance